Tucson, AZ – UPDATE: Max Reis Dies After Fall at Posada San Pedro Hall

Tucson, AZ – UPDATE: Max Reis Dies After Fall at Posada San Pedro Hall

Tucson, AZ (October 16, 2019) – A University of Arizona student is dead after a fall early Friday morning.

Police from the University of Arizona are investigating the death of Max Reis, an 18-year-old student, who is believed to have fallen from a residence hall walkway. He sustained multiple blunt force injuries, according to the Pima County Medical Examiner’s Office. 

The University of Arizona Police Department responded to Posada San Pedro residence hall, located at 601 N. Highland Ave., to assist rescue units from the Tucson Fire Department early Friday morning. When they arrived at the scene, they found Reis unresponsive, laying in the courtyard with serious injuries consistent with a fall. Paramedics transported Reis to Banner University Medical Center, where he succumbed to his injuries at 6:13 a.m. on Friday.

UAPD is continuing their investigation, but those with information are encouraged to call the non-emergency line at (520)-621-3334 or (520)-621-8477.

We would like to extend our condolences to the family of Max Reis.

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Nearly 1,000 deaths were reported in Arizona last year as a result of serious accidents. Often caused by other parties or property owners’ negligence, these tragic situations leave families in shambles. From financial hardships and emotional trauma to stressful medical decisions and funeral planning, families experience devastating, unforeseen circumstances following these fatal accidents.

But those who have lost loved ones in these incidents caused by the negligence of others can contact a wrongful death attorney in Arizona. A skilled lawyer can help safeguard their legal rights and seek fair compensation to cover their damages.

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